Maison de Rose
|Property Name:||Maison Vert|
|Location:||Morbihan, Brittany, France|
|Prices:||from £190 to £450 per week|
La Maison de Rose is a charming, renovated, detached Breton stone cottage with 3 double bedrooms, sitting/dining room, 2 bathrooms and separate kitchen, set in a secluded location within its own grounds in the picturesque hamlet of La Ville Nayl, near to the Nantes to Brest Canal. The pretty village of Quily is one km away with its historic church, typical Breton houses and a bar/tabac/shop. A cycle route closeby, allows superb cycling or walking for long distances throughout the heart of the French countryside.
The cottage is well situated for numerous tourist sites and attractions and other facilities. The nearby town of Ploermel has a swimming pool, a good shopping centre, restaurants and bars, interesting churches and an astronomical clock. The beautiful Lac au Duc, near the town can be reached easily by car or by cycling from the cottage. With its sandy beach, safe swimming, fishing, canoeing, sailing and other water sports, it is an enjoyable centre for all the family. There is an excellent 9-hole golf course near the lake.
The medieval town of Josselin is also very near. It boasts a 16th century chateau with water activities and boating on the canal, which runs through the town. For those who like walking, the canal towpath from the cottage to this historic place makes a very enjoyable route. There are many hotels, restaurants and bars here to suit all tastes and budgets and it is very pleasant to eat out in one of the squares of an evening.
There are many beautiful beaches to visit. The coast of Southern Brittany and the Gulf of Morbihan is a 40-minute car ride away. St. Malo and the north of Brittany is about an hour and a half away, and the ancient walled town of Dinan, with its inland port, is well worth a visit and only an hour's distance.
The cottage has two double bedrooms downstairs and one master ensuite bedroom upstairs. The lounge is well furnished with armchairs, a settee, a double bed settee, and is heated by electric radiators and a wood-burning stove. TV (French and English) books and videos are also available. There is a large dining table with ample crockery, tableware and cutlery should you wish to eat at home. The kitchen is equipped with a fridge, gas cooker, microwave, double sink, kettle, coffee maker and all necessary cooking pots and utensils.
Upstairs is a mezzanine and the large master bedroom with a double bed, a seating area and an en-suite shower room, comprising shower cubicle, bidet, wash-hand basin and wc. The main bathroom is situated downstairs and comprises a wc, bath, shower and wash-hand basin as well as the automatic washing machine. There is a washing line in the garden. The outside offers lawns, large patio and BBQ area with tabling and seating to eat outside. There is a well and working water pump at the front of the cottage.